Fen Hampson



Fen Osler Hampson is a professor in and director of The Norman Paterson School of International Affairs at Carleton University. His research interests include international organization, international negotiation, and conflict resolution and analysis. He is the recipient of various awards and honours, including a Research & Writing Award from the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation; a Jennings Randolph Senior Fellowship from the United States Institute of Peace; and a Research Achievement Award from Carleton University. He is a member of the National Advisory Board for the newly created Canadian Consortium on Human Security and a senior adviser to the United States Institute of Peace. He was a fellow at the Center for Science and International Affairs at Harvard University and was a senior associate at the Canadian Institute for International Peace and Security. He has served on advisory panels for the Social Science Research Council in New York City, the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, and the Senior Advisory Committee, Project on Global Issues, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. His recent publications include Madness in the Multitude: Human Security and World Disorder (Oxford University Press, 2001); Turbulent Peace: The Challenges of Managing International Conflict (United States Institute of Peace Press, 2001); From Reaction to Conflict Prevention: Opportunities for the UN System in the New Millennium (Lynne Rienner and the International Peace Academy); Herding Cats: Multiparty Mediation in a Complex World (named one of the 10 best books published in 2000 by USAID’s Humanitarian Times); and Vanishing Borders: Canada Among Nations (Oxford University Press, 2000).

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